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according action actual administration allowed alter ancestor appear apply appointed assets attest blood Bracton brother charitable child claim codicil common law condition considered contract creditors custom death debts deceased depend descendants devise died direct dispose disposition distribution Division Ecclesiastical Courts effect enacts entitled equally equity executed executor existence Exors express fact father gift give given grant heir held husband inheritance interest intestate issue jurisdiction land leaving legacies legatee liable limited lord marriage married merely mother nature necessary original paid pass payment period personal estate possession preferred present principle probate proved purchaser question real estate reason regarded relations representative revoked rule says seen separate share signature signed sisters specific Statute succession taken testator's thing tort Transfer trust unless vested Vict whole wife witnesses
Page 262 - ... accordingly, if the said being thereunto required, do render and deliver the said letters of administration (approbation of such testament being first had and made) in the said court, then this obligation to be void and of none effect, or else to remain in full force and virtue.
Page 78 - And be it further enacted, that every will shall be construed, with reference to the real estate and personal estate comprised in it, to speak and take effect as if it had been executed immediately before the death of the testator, unless a contrary intention shall appear by the will.
Page 51 - That every Will made by a Man or Woman shall be revoked by his or her Marriage (except a Will made in exercise of a Power of Appointment, when the Real or Personal Estate thereby appointed would not in default of such Appointment pass to his or her Heir, Customary Heir, Executor, or Administrator, or the Person entitled as his or her next of Kin, under the Statute of Distributions) . XIX.
Page 53 - ... some writing declaring an intention to revoke the same, and executed in the manner in which a will is hereinbefore required to bo executed, or by the burning, tearing, or otherwise destroying the same by the testator, or by some person in his presence and by his direction, with the intention of revoking the same.
Page 261 - ... and credits of the said deceased, which have or shall come to the hands, possession or knowledge of him the said A. B., or into the hands and possession of any other person...
Page 80 - ... shall not lapse, but shall take effect as if the death of such person had happened immediately after the death of the testator, unless a contrary intention shall appear by the will.
Page 98 - Charity' in its legal sense comprises four principal divisions: trusts for the relief of poverty; trusts for the advancement of education; trusts for the advancement of religion; and trusts for other purposes beneficial to the community, not falling under any of the preceding heads.
Page 186 - ... provided that nothing herein contained shall alter or affect the order in which real and personal assets respectively are now applicable in or towards the payment of funeral and testamentary expenses, debts, or legacies, or the liability of real estate to be charged with, the payment of legacies.